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2017-04-26

QNAP Releases Qfiling: Automate Your File Organization and Boost Productivity

Taipei, Taiwan, April 26, 2017 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the official version of Qfiling v1.0 – an exclusive app that helps automate file organization and increase productivity. Users can greatly benefit from instantly organizing a huge amount of files needed for everyday usage while saving time and enjoying greater convenience. Qfiling is easy to use and needs only 5 steps to organize a huge number of files spread through multiple folders. Users can categorize files and determine filing conditions; and schedule filing tasks to be carried out periodically. Th...
2017-04-25

QNAP Rolls Out Quad-core TS-x53B Series NAS with USB-C QuickAccess and a PCIe Slot for 10GbE, M.2 SSD, or USB 3.1 10Gbps Expandability

Taipei, Taiwan, April 25, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today launched the TS-x53B series NAS (available in 2-bay, 4-bay and 6-bay models) with a PCIe expansion slot to meet the growing performance and functional demands from SMB and SOHO users. "The TS-x53B is the first NAS in its class to provide PCIe expansion, which provides fantastic long-term potential for the NAS to be upgraded to include features such as SSD caching and 10GbE connectivity,” said Jason Hsu, Product Manager of QNAP. “For users who seek high productivity and smart workflows, the TS-x53B series of...
2017-04-21

QNAP NAS TVS-873 Honored with Red Dot Award 2017 for Outstanding Product Design

Taipei, Taiwan, April 21, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced that the TVS-873 NAS has won the honorable Red Dot Award for high design quality. The product will be presented for one year in the Red Dot Design Museum, the largest museum for contemporary design. The award-winning TVS-873's stylish gold aesthetics is a representation of it being the gold standard in high-performance NAS. With a powerful AMD Embedded R-Series quad-core APU, AES-NI encryption acceleration, up to 64GB DDR4 RAM, USB 3.1 Gen 2 (10Gbps), 10GbE expandability, two M.2 SSD slots for auto-tiering, an...
2017-04-20

QNAP Rolls Out New TVS-1282T3 Thunderbolt 3 NAS, Boosting Media Collaboration between Mac and Windows Users

Taipei, Taiwan, April 20, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced its new powerful Thunderbolt™ 3 NAS – TVS-1282T3 that features 7th Generation Intel® 14nm multi-core processors, four Thunderbolt 3 ports, HDMI output, and higher transfer speeds than its previous generation. Providing superior functionality and huge storage potential, the TVS-1282T3 is a perfect match for the Thunderbolt 3 MacBook Pro®, and is backward-compatible with Thunderbolt 2-enabled devices by using a Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) to Thunderbolt 2 converter. The high-bandwidth Thunderbolt 3 c...
2017-04-19

QNAP Introduces Browser Station, a Convenient Tool for Securely Accessing a Private Network

Taipei, Taiwan, April 19, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the beta version of Browser Station, an app that creates virtual browsers on QNAP NAS. It helps users avoid complex VPN settings when remotely accessing data on the same LAN as the QNAP NAS, providing a convenient and safe way to browse the web and access protected data. “People who travel frequently or work remotely can greatly benefit from Browser Station,” said Christine Wang, Product Manager of QNAP, adding “they can easily access LAN resources from mobile and remote devices without ...
2017-04-18

QNAP Officially Releases QTS 4.3.3 to Empower Business and Home Life with Intelligent, Efficient, and Automated Services

Taipei, Taiwan, April 18, 2017 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the official release of QTS 4.3.3 – the smart NAS operating system that empowers users to achieve more in their business and home life. Along with a streamlined user interface, QTS 4.3.3 provides greater “intelligence” to NAS operations and applications. “QTS 4.3.3 was designed around the concept of ‘intelligence’ and adds numerous competitive features to realize intelligent and efficient functionality,” said Dylan Lin, Product Manager of QNAP, adding &ldqu...
2017-04-13

QNAP Releases the Qcontactz Mobile App for Centrally Managing Contact Information on the QNAP NAS

Taipei, Taiwan, April 13, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the mobile version of Qcontactz, an app that allows users to securely store a near-unlimited number of contacts on their QNAP NAS. With the Qcontactz mobile app, users can quickly import their phone contacts to their NAS and directly access all of the contacts stored on the NAS for greater convenience and storage space saving. The Qcontactz mobile app also supports all the other basic functionalities of Qcontactz, including adding contacts, importing contacts from Google™ accounts and CSV or vCard 3...
2017-03-29

QNAP Launches Cost-efficient TS-x31XU Series Rackmount NAS with Quad-core 1.7 GHz CPU and Dual 10GbE SFP+ Ports

Taipei, Taiwan, March 29, 2017 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the new business-class TS-x31XU series rackmount NAS; available in 4, 8 and 12-bay models with single and redundant power supply options. Powered by an AnnapurnaLabs, an Amazon company Alpine AL-314 quad-core 1.7 GHz ARM® Cortex-A15 CPU, the TS-x31XU features 2GB or 4GB DDR3 RAM (expandable to 16GB), includes two built-in 10GbE SFP+ ports, and supports the innovative VJBOD (Virtual JBOD) and Container Station, providing a high-performance, multifunctional and power-efficient storage solution. C...
2017-03-27

QNAP Launches TS-431X - 4-bay Entry-level Business NAS with Built-in 10GbE SFP+ Port

Taipei, Taiwan, Mar 27, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the new TS-431X NAS - a cost-effective dual-core business NAS supporting 4 drives, one built-in 10GbE SFP+ port, and hardware-accelerated encryption. Along with its application-aware design and abundant productive features including containerized virtualization, centralized email management, a private-cloud-based note-taking tool, and Virtual JBOD, the 10GbE-ready TS-431X is a perfect NAS for small and midsize businesses looking for backup, restoration, private cloud, and higher bandwidth for rigorous data processing. ...
2017-03-23

QNAP Starts Cooperation with FIBARO, Providing a Feature-packed Hub for Smart Home Systems

Taipei, Taiwan, March 23, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. and FIBARO®, one of the fastest-growing companies in the smart home sector and producer of the Internet of Things devices, have joined forces to introduce an optimized smart home solution built on renowned QNAP NAS solutions and FIBARO systems. FIBARO’s contribution means having access to the endless possibilities offered by one of the most innovative smart home systems in the world. It provides a wireless home automation system to create smart homes by using a server and peripheral devices - motion sensors, leak sen...
2017-03-22

QNAP and ABBYY Team Up to Demonstrate a Total Solution for File Digitization at CeBIT 2017

Taipei, Taiwan, March 22, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. and ABBYY®, a leading provider of document recognition, data capture and language-based text analytics technologies, have teamed up to introduce a file digitization offering that unifies paper documents on computers for digital management. By supporting ABBYY’s PDF conversion and text recognition software, QNAP NAS provides a complete file digitization solution for file storage, archiving, and optimized file searching to realize optimized business workflows. “We are pleased to cooperate with ABBYY to showcase...
2017-03-21

QNAP Introduces Robust TS-1685 – the 16-bay Xeon D Super NAS Supporting PCIe Expandability and M.2 SSD Caching

Taipei, Taiwan, March 21, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the new business-class TS-1685 desktop 16-bay Xeon® D Super NAS that supports twelve 3.5" hard drives and four 2.5" SSDs, provides six M.2 SSD slots, and features a powerful Intel® Xeon® D processor to deliver outstanding performance with high-capacity storage. Designed to optimize enterprise IT infrastructure, the TS-1685 comes with three PCIe slots that support 10GbE/40GbE NIC, PCIe NVMe SSD, graphics cards, and USB 3.1 expansion cards to provide a complete business-ready storage solution inco...
2017-03-20

CeBIT 2017: QNAP Shines with QIoT Technology, Thunderbolt™ 3 NAS, Extensive Productivity Apps, and Enterprise Storage & Archiving Solutions

Taipei, Taiwan, March 20, 2017 - At the opening of CeBIT 2017, QNAP® Systems, Inc. (at Stand C63, Hall 2) is “bringing it” to the center stage of Internet of Things, presenting the QIoT solution combined with smart home concepts in terms of surveillance, security, and multimedia applications. Visitors can also expect to see a broad lineup of products and solutions for home users, SMBs, and enterprises, including the reputed Thunderbolt™ 3 NAS, QBoat (QTS IoT Server), NAS with optical disc support, powerful enterprise storage featuring High Availability and Blu-r...
2017-03-13

QNAP to Showcase Thunderbolt 3 NAS, Smart Home, and QIoT Solutions at CeBIT 2017

Taipei, Taiwan, March 13, 2017 – At CeBIT 2017 QNAP® Systems, Inc. will demonstrate new NAS products including the industry-leading Thunderbolt™ 3 NAS, an innovative QTS IoT Server, NAS with optical disc support, diverse smart home solutions empowered by automation services, multimedia apps, and QIoT technology combined with surveillance functionality, and more. "Alongside our showcasing of new NAS models, this year we’ve planned a complete presentation to show how QIoT can perform intelligently for home environments - from living rooms to bedrooms ...
2017-03-07

QNAP Announces the TS-453Bmini Vertical NAS with an Intel 14nm Quad-core Processor and 4K Output

Taipei, Taiwan, March 7, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the new TS-453Bmini vertical NAS. Powered by the latest Intel® 14nm J3455 quad-core 1.5GHz processor (burst to 2.3GHz) and featuring AES-NI encryption, 4K UHD output and transcoding, the TS-453Bmini couples elegant glossy aesthetics with high performance, security and intelligent services to provide excellent data storage, backup, sharing, and entertainment options for home and small office use. With 4GB/8GB DDR3L dual-channel RAM (upgradable to 8GB), dual Gigabit LAN ports and SATA 6Gb/s, the TS-453Bmini drives...
2017-02-24

QNAP Releases QTS 4.3.3 Beta to Support File Backup from Optical Disc Drives

Taipei, Taiwan, February 24, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the latest version of its smart NAS operating system - QTS 4.3.3 Beta - which adds support for backing up files and data directly from compatible USB optical disc drives (including DVD and Blu-ray Disc drives).   After installing QTS 4.3.3, users can connect a compatible USB optical disc drive to their NAS and directly access the contents of inserted discs. The files and data from these discs can then be copied and backed up to the NAS for archiving, centralized management, and easy sharing. Another rec...
2017-02-15

QNAP Launches Thunderbolt 2 NAS TVS-882ST2 with Intel Core i5 Processor, Dual 10GbE, USB 3.1 10Gbps

Taipei, Taiwan, February 15, 2017 - QNAP ® Systems, Inc. today released the TVS-882ST2 Thunderbolt™ 2 NAS. Powered by an energy-efficient Intel® 6th Generation 14nm Core™ i5 Quad-core processor with AES-NI hardware encryption and supporting eight 2.5" SATA 6Gb/s SSD/HDD, it also includes high-speed Thunderbolt 2 connectivity, 10GbE 10GBASE-T dual networking ports, USB 3.1 Type-C/Type-A 10Gbps ports, 4K HDMI output and provides a Thunderbolt/NAS/iSCSI SAN triple solution. The TVS-882ST2 empowers intensive applications such as 4K video editing, and provides high-spe...
2017-02-14

QNAP Cinder Driver Supports OpenStack Ocata, Providing Block Storage and Snapshots

Taipei, Taiwan, February 14, 2017 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced that the QNAP Cinder Driver has been verified by OpenStack® to support the upcoming "Ocata" version. Businesses can easily configure QNAP NAS as block storage supporting their OpenStack environment to build a cost-effective hybrid cloud solution. "The support for the OpenStack Cinder Driver enables QNAP's enterprise-grade NAS to be an integral part of OpenStack ecosystems, providing businesses with a flexible, easy-to-use, and low-cost storage solution," said Waterball Liu, Pro...
2017-02-03

QNAP Launches Enterprise-class TES-x85U NAS Series Featuring Intel Xeon D Processor and Dual OS Options

Taipei, Taiwan, February 3, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the powerful enterprise-class TES-x85U NAS series, including the 18-bay TES-1885U and the 30-bay TES-3085U. Both models are powered by a high-performance yet energy-saving Intel® Xeon® D processor, and provides the choice of dual OS inside a single rackmount NAS. Users can choose to install the business storage QES operating system or the app-centric QTS operating system based on their needs. The TES-x85U series with QES is the perfect backup storage for the dual-controller Enterprise ZFS NAS ...
2017-01-26

QNAP Releases QRM+ (Beta) for Central Management of Networked Devices

Taipei, Taiwan, January 26, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the QRM+ (QNAP Remote Manager Plus) Beta, providing IT staff with powerful integrated multi-device management with an innovative visual interface. With QRM+ all networked computers (servers, PCs, thin clients, and more) can be centrally managed, deployed and monitored - greatly simplifying task management and troubleshooting processes. "QRM+ combines device discovery, management and monitoring needs for networked devices, helping IT staff complete tasks with minimal effort and time," said Floyd Sung, se...
2017-01-25

QNAP Joins Hands with IFTTT to Boost NAS Productivity

Taipei, Taiwan, January 25, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the IFTTT Agent for QNAP NAS. IFTTT (If This Then That) is currently one of the most popular web automation services, and with the IFTTT Agent users can create NAS-specific applets on the IFTTT website for greater automation and to boost their productivity. IFTTT allows users to link various Internet-connected devices/services to create simple but powerful cross-app workflows. With QNAP's IFTTT Agent, users can connect their IFTTT account to their QNAP NAS and create a near-unlimited number of N...
2017-01-19

Use your QNAP NAS as a Wireless Base Station with the new WirelessAP Station

Taipei, Taiwan, January 19, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released WirelessAP Station, a convenient app that allows QNAP NAS with installed PCIe wireless network cards to be used as a wireless base station. QNAP received plaudits at CES 2017 for its numerous innovations and willingness to break boundaries. “WirelessAP Station allows users to directly connect their devices to their NAS to access files and services without affecting network performance,” said Hanz Sung, Product Manager of QNAP, adding “WirelessAP Station not only provides a wireless base sta...
2017-01-16

QNAP Strengthens Partnership with Canonical to Provide Enhanced DLNA Video Streaming Application on QNAP NAS

Taipei, Taiwan, January 16, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. is further strengthening its partnership with Canonical™, a renowned open-source software company, to provide a variety of multimedia streaming apps for a complete multimedia experience.  QNAP Linux Station is fully integrated with Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. Users can download a wide range of multimedia apps from Ubuntu Software Center, including Plex Media Server, KMPlayer, LibreOffice, VLC, and more. With HDMI output, users can play media files saved on QNAP NAS to TVs and monitors. Users can also install Twonky Server and ...
2017-01-04

CES 2017: QNAP Unveils Thunderbolt™ 3 NAS, QIoT Suite and QTS IoT Server, 4K Live-stream Broadcasts, and More NAS Solutions

Las Vegas, NV, January 4, 2017 – QNAP®, Inc. will unleash full-throttle network-attached storage innovations at CES 2017 in Las Vegas (The Sands Expo, Level 2 – No. 41169), including industry-leading Thunderbolt™ 3 NAS solutions, revolutionary Thunderbolt-to-Ethernet (T2E) Converter technology, game-changing Internet of Things applications, 4K live-streaming/broadcasting, alongside the ultimate storage device that combines NAS and optical discs. This versatility demonstrates QNAP's willingness to break boundaries, and will stand out at CES across the consumer, SM...
2017-01-03

QNAP Video Station Supports Versatile Media Add-ons for Detailed Content Information and Optimized User Experience

Taipei, Taiwan, January 3, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced that Video Station 5.0 now supports various online multimedia databases, including IMDb, TMDB for Movie, TMDB for TV and TheTVDB for TV. With media add-ons, users can easily browse video information (such as director, cast, ratings and reviews) in Video Station. Users can also download posters for movies and TV series and use them as video preview images. Video Station supports online multimedia databases that provide detailed video information in multiple languages. Users can automatically download updated conte...